Melani Skybell is a vocalist and classically trained pianist, who began her journey in music at the early age of four. As a youth her fascination with singing was immense. Skybell would use the piano as her voice and emotional outlet. Skybell excelled in classical piano, yet her heart was really in singing. She dreamed of being a professional singer, and decided she would use her abilities with piano to get there.
Her formal education includes classical piano and vocal performance at Boston University. In 1984, her on-stage experience blossomed when she joined an alternative pop/rock group, Innocent Bystander, frequently backing up headliners. Innocent Bystander was a regular act in Austin's Sixth Street clubs....
- Just a Chase Away by Dan McClenaghan